From noon to 1:30 PM on Wednesday, April 1 in Sage 4101, Eva Hudlicka, of Psychometrix Associates and U. Mass.-Amherst, will present "Emotion Modeling: General Guidelines for Model Design and Modeling the Mechanisms of Emotion Effects on Cognition."
April 15, 2015 8:30 AM
Where: HR, Gurley Bldg, 2nd Floor
Description: This session will provide participants with an introduction to harassment prevention and the definition of what constitutes harassment and discrimination in the workplace. Participants will also heighten their sensitivity toward gender issues and other forms of harassment in order to promote effective working relationships. Registration is required.
Contact: Will Fahey
April 15, 2015 2:00 PM
Where: Robison Pool
Cost: $10 registration fee per boat
Description: The RPI Relief, Mighty Waters Team is hosting the 3rd Annual "Anything that Floats" Boat Competition!
The funds raised during this year's competition will be distributed to the local fire departments and rescue squads along the Hudson and Mohawk Rivers around Troy.
Contact: Community Service - DOSO
April 15, 2015 11:30 AM
Where: Mueller Center
Cost: Just a pint of blood!
Description: Sponsors Sigma Phi Epsilon and the Crew Team are currently recruiting participants for this American Red Cross Blood Drive! Donors can give a pint of blood every 56 days, or double red cells every 112 days.
To donate, you can register online or with the sponsors, or call the DOSO office. Walk-ins are also always welcome!
Contact: Dean of Students Office
April 15, 2015 1:00 PM
Where: JEC 3117
Description: Dr. Marianne Jahre -- Professor of Logistics at Lund University and BI Norwegian Business School, and Visiting Researcher at MIT Humanitarian Response Lab from 2014-15 -- will present "Engaged Scholarship – Doing Research with Red Cross." Starting with a study of International Federation Red Cross Red Crescent Society's changing logistics strategy and structure after the Asian Pacific Tsunami in 2005, Dr. Jahre will present research done together with the IFRC logistics department.
Contact: Civil and Environmental Engineering
April 15, 2015 3:55 PM
Description: This free event is presented each semester by Rensselaer's Department of Communication + Media to showcase recent student and faculty interactive work to industry and campus partners, the on-campus Rensselaer community, and the public. Come, interact, and test-drive the next great innovations in mobile apps, digital design, wearable computing and more at Interactive Demo Day!
Contact: School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
April 15, 2015 9:30 AM
Where: Ricketts 211
Description: The Isermann Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering presents the Michael M. Abbott Lecture Series, featuring a presentation by Dr. Jay D. Keasling of the Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley. All are welcome to attend!
Contact: Lee Vilardi
April 15, 2015 4:00 AM
Where: Jonsson Rowland Science Center 3W13
Description: Mea Cook from Williams College will present a lecture entitled "Productivity and circulation in the subartic Pacific during the last deglaciation"
Contact: Earth & Environmental Sciences